Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
Their Health Is In Your Hands

School Holidays – Time to Check the Kids

It’s a Great Time to Have the Kids’ Spine & Posture Checked

School Holidays are well and truely upon us so Now is the time to check and correct the Kids for Postural and Structural changes. 

We all want our children to have a strong healthy body for life. Right?

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Friday, February 15th, 2019
Backpack Screenings

Is Your Child’s School Bag Fitted Correctly?

Avoid Spinal Damage In Your Kids with a FREE CHECK.

With the School Year Upon Us It Is Time To Consider Your Child’s Spinal Health.

A recent study of 340 school children conducted by the by the Chiropractors’ Association of Australia found that 90 per cent of school children have bad posture when carrying their bags and could experience spinal damage as a result.

Incorrectly fitted bags can cause your child to develop spinal misalignments that will affect them as they enter adulthood. School can be a challenging time for children, so ensuring they are as comfortable as possible is vital for both their physical and mental development.

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Thursday, February 16th, 2017
Free BackPack Checks

FREE BackPack Checks

For the month of February Dr. Hooper will be providing a complimentary school bag fitting for all kids!

All kids checked will receive a special prize.

To take advantage of this exclusive offer contact The Spinal Centre on 1300 2 SPINE, or Hawthorn 7000 6070 and Montrose 9728 5333.

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Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Backpack Tips for Your Kids

Press Release from Dr. Hooper As you get ready to send your children back to school for another year, Dr Hooper would like to provide you with some important tips on how your child can correctly carry their backpack and prevent long term spinal damage. An in-field observational study conducted by the Chiropractors’ Association of […]

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Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014
We're Not Going to The Chiropractor Today?

‘Whaddyamean it’s not my turn?’

It is interesting watching kids who really enjoy their care. I find many children are quite intuitive with regards to getting treatment.

They don’t understand the neurological complexities of what is going on. They just enjoy getting some musculoskeletal work done.

So, as we progress through toward the end of the holiday period, if your kids are not on a maintenance program, now is the time to have their pre-school check up.

Back packs, prolonged sitting, new sports and lots of fun await.

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